Great American Group Overview

  • Service
  • Financing Advisory

  • Year Founded
  • 1973

Year Founded

  • Serviced Companies
  • 11

  • Serviced Deals
  • 9

  • Serviced Investors
  • 2

Great American Group General Information

Description

Founded in 1973, Great American Group is a financing advisory firm based in Los Angeles, California. The firm caters to a wide range of retail, wholesale, industrial clients, lenders, capital providers, private equity investors, and professional services firms. GA offers services in areas of financial reporting advisory, transaction advisory, dispute advisory, tax valuation advisory, and asset disposition services. The firm caters to clients in the automotive, consumer goods, energy, manufacturing, retail, transportation sectors among others. Great American Group is a wholly-owned subsidiary of B. Riley Financial.

Contact Information

Year Founded
1973
Service Provider Type
Financing Advisory
Corporate Office
  • 21255 Burbank Boulevard
  • Suite 400, Woodland Hills
  • Los Angeles, CA 91367
  • United States
+1 (818) 000-0000

Great American Group Services to Companies

Service on a Deal (9)

Company Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
Payless Shoesource Advisor: General Feb 2019 00000 0000000
Hancock Fabrics Advisor: General Jan 2019 00000 0000000
Gymboree Group Advisor: General Jan 2019 00000 0000000
Toys "R" Us Advisor: General Mar 2018 00000 0000000
The Bon-Ton Stores Advisor: General Feb 2018 00000 0000000
Stagecoach Vineyard Advisor: General Apr 2017 00000 0000000
Bakers Footwear Advisor: General Jan 2013 00000 0000000
Friedman's Advisor: General Jun 2009 00000 0000000
The Museum Company Advisor: General Apr 2002 00000 0000000
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Great American Group Services to Investors

Service on a Deal — Buy Side (2)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
National Realty & Development Advisor: General Oct 2006 00000 0000000
Sun Capital Partners Advisor: General Feb 2005 00000 0000000
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Great American Group Investment Preferences

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Great American Group Team (37)

Name Title Deals Office Contact
Info
Andrew Gumaer Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & President Los Angeles, CA
Jeff Tanenbaum President and Managing Partner 0 Los Angeles, CA
Howard Weitzman Senior Vice President & Chief Accounting Officer Los Angeles, CA
Christine So Executive Milwaukee, WI
James Lew Senior Vice President, Capital Planning and Valuations, GA Retail Solutions Dallas, TX
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Great American Group Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
GA Europe PE/Buyout Monchengladbach, Germany 0000
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Great American Group FAQs

  • When was Great American Group founded?

    Great American Group was founded in 1973.

  • Who is the founder of Great American Group?

    Andrew Gumaer is the founder of Great American Group.

  • Who is the CEO of Great American Group?

    Andrew Gumaer and Michael Marchlik are the CEOs of Great American Group.

  • Where is Great American Group headquartered?

    Great American Group is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

  • What service provider type is Great American Group?

    Great American Group's service provider type is Financing Advisory.

  • What companies has Great American Group invested in or acquired?

    Great American Group has invested in or acquired companies like The Bon-Ton Stores, Hancock Fabric (185 stores), and B. Riley Financial.

  • What are Great American Group subsidiaries?

    GA Europe is a subsidiary of Great American Group.

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